Manchester District Court

Richmond Manchester General District Court

13th Judicial District of Virginia

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Mr David Michael Hicks


Phone: (804) 646-8990
Fax: (804) 646-0387

Clerk’s Office Hours

8:00 AM – 4:00 PM


920 Hull Street, Southside
Richmond, VA 23224


  • Hon. Gregory L. Rupe, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Robert A. Pustilnik, Chief Judge
  • Hon. David Eugene Cheek Sr.
  • Hon. Barbara J. Gaden
  • Hon. Phillip L. Hairston
  • Hon. Birdie Hairston Jamison
  • Hon. Joi Jeter Taylor

Court Schedule

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m., Arraignments (Incarcerated Defendants)
8:30 a.m., Bond Hearings (Incarcerated Defendants)
9:00 a.m., Arraignments (Bailed Defendants)
9:30 a.m., Criminal Misdemeanor & Felony Plea Agreements
10:00 a.m., Misdemeanors Trials (Public Defenders)
10:30 a.m., Felony Trials (Private Counsel)
11:30 a.m., Traffic Cases (Second Precinct)
1:00 p.m., ABC Violations/C.A.P.S./Dog Warden/
City Ordinance/Game and Inland Fisheries
1:30 p.m., Misdemeanor Trials (Multiple Witness Cases-4 or more)
2:30 p.m., Felony Preliminary Hearings (Private Counsel)
3:00 p.m., Virginia State Police Cases
4:00 p.m., Traffic School Returns

Continuance Policy

Continuances granted by Judge on motion.